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Kerala To Appoint Women Drivers For Government Offices

Thiruvananthapuram Aug 22: Breaking yet another glass ceiling, the Kerala government on Wednesday decided to appoint women drivers in government offices and public-sector establishments.

Expelled Kerala Nun Alleges Priest Humiliated Her On Social Media

Kochi Aug 21: A Kerala nun, who had joined a protest against rape-accused bishop Franco Mulakkal, on Tuesday, accused a priest of using social media to humiliate her.
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Ground Penetrating Radars Being Used To Locate Bodies, 116 Dead In Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram Aug 19: Ground Penetrating Radars were put into use on Sunday to locate bodies at Kavalappara in Malappuram and Puthumala in Wayanad, where massive landslides had wiped out two villages, even as the toll in rain battered Kerala climbed to 116 with the retrieval of more bodies.
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Kerala Mosque Offers Prayer Hall To Conduct Landslide Victims’ Autopsies

Malappuram, Aug 16: A mosque in north Kerala has offered its prayer hall to perform autopsy of the people who were killed in a massive landslide at a nearby village last week.
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Rahul Gandhi Writes To RBI Governor, Seeks Relief For Kerala Farmers

New Delhi Aug 15: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has written to RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, urging that the moratorium on repayment of crop loans be extended to December 31 for farmers in Kerala in the wake of floods in the state.
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High Court slams cops in accident case involving IAS officer

Kochi Aug 14: For the second time in a week, the Kerala High Court on Tuesday refused to stay the bail granted to IAS officer Sreeram Venkitaraman in a road accident case in which a young journalist was killed, even as it slammed the manner in which the police handled the case.
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“Naushad, this is Mammootty, you did something great”; actor rings up Naushad

MALAPPURAM Aug 13: Naushad, the native of Malappuram, has become a symbol of compassion overnight. Praises are heaped on this cloth merchant. Continue reading ““Naushad, this is Mammootty, you did something great”; actor rings up Naushad”

Death toll climbs to 60 in Kerala, over 2 lakh in relief camps

Thiruvananthapuram Aug 12: After pounding Kerala for days, rains abated on Sunday even as the death toll in themonsoon fury mounted to 60 with over 2.27 lakh people being sheltered in relief camps across the state.
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Kerala rains: Kochi airport suspends operations till August 11

Kochi Aug 10 : The Cochin International airport has suspended all operations till Sunday as the runway area in the airport is water logged due to flood, the airport authorities said on Friday, August 9.
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Nedumbassery Airport shut down following heavy rain in Kerala

KOCHI Aug 9: The Cochin International Airport has been shut down temporarily following heavy rainfall. The shutdown is till 12 midnight. Flights destined to Nedumbassery will be diverted.
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